Get outdoors and enjoy Long Lake County Park, a 27-acre park with lake access for swimming & fishing, picnic areas and a volleyball court.
3 miles away is downtown Port Orchard for dining on the waterfront, store fronts offering music, coffee shops, museums and the farmers market. Hop on to the ferry to Bremerton, then catch the Southworth fast ferry that will get you to Seattle in 30 minutes, and Silverdale is just a 16 mile drive away.
For lunch or dinner options the Golden Grill On The Bay is a no-frill Chinese eatery on the waterfront. The views aren’t available right now, but takeout and delivery are an option so you can still enjoy hot & sour soup, sweet and sour chicken and BBQ pork buns at home. La Palapa, a cozy Mexican restaurant is offering take out only right now for their menu of tacos, enchilada, pork carnitas and more. The Dock Bar & Eatery is offering take out & free delivery. Try their banh mi, beer battered onion rings, sandwiches or salads. Or order family style items like mac n cheese and alfredo penne.
Just 7 miles away is Olalla Vineyard & Winery, a small, family owned winery with a deep, Croatian heritage. They offer fine estate wines from grapes grown and nurtured right on the premises as well as grapes grown in Eastern Washington. Enjoy the tasting room with a picnic basket or pickup wines to enjoy at home!
Need to get a little shopping done? You’ll find Target, Albertsons, Costco, Walgreens and more 11 miles away.
Explore Banner Forest Heritage Park - 636 acres of room to roam for bike riding, hiking or horseback riding! The park loop offers 2.7 miles that feature beautiful wildflowers and is good for all skill levels. Accessible year-round and dogs are allowed, but must be kept on a leash. The forest, which includes trees, ponds and wetlands, was acquired by Kitsap County in October 2000 after ten years of community effort to preserve this resource in its present state for all citizens in perpetuity.
Hop on the ferry in Bremerton to catch the Southworth fast ferry that will get you to Seattle in 30 minutes. Silverdale is just a 16 mile drive away.